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One Vendor’s Mission to Make Service Businesses Click - Part 2
Part 1 of this blog series introduced ClickSoftware Technologies (NASDAQ: CKSW). Until recently, the software company focused solely on workforce and service

gps updates  data communication devices and GPS location reports should be used far beyond their traditional role of data transmission to and from the field. These tools can be used for real-time decision-making in order to increase productivity and customer responsiveness. To that end, ClickSoftware’s products and solutions  enable a concept known as “drip feed” management by which, initially, every technician receives only the first two tasks of the day. Upon completion of the first task, the technician

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The Magic Behind Planning and Executing (Optimal) Service Supply Chains - Part 3


Part 1 of this series established that service supply chains have many planning levels and time horizons, which can be roughly divided into the following categories: the immediate period around the day of service, and forecasting and  planning for the day of service. My blog post then expanded on the various approaches to the challenges on the actual day of service. Part 2 delved more deeply

gps updates  from  global positioning system (GPS)  tools to continually optimize schedules and divert the right resources to an emergency job. Yet, the service chain is bigger than just optimized scheduling on the day of service. Even the best  optimization algorithms  can hit an early limit if the rest of the chain is ignored. If a service company’s  workload  is, say, 150 percent of its  capacity  for an extended period of time, then no level of optimization can overcome this reality.  It is natural for Read More

Are You Tuned into Radio Frequency Identification?


This article examines the organizational fit of radio frequency identification (RFID) and its technology’s basic mechanics. Its prohibitive costs often account for the decision to not implement RFID. Yet some factors influencing adoption may shed new light on why RFID is important.

gps updates  and global positioning system (GPS). An organization should consider the cost of hardware, middleware (edgeware), printers, as well as the cost of the tags themselves, in relation to the benefits and the cost of the items that are being tracked. For more information and to start your own custom solution comparison, please visit TEC's Supply Chain Management Evaluation Center Read More

Supplier Relationship Management: Benefits and Challenges


Properly implemented supplier relationship management solutions can help companies overcome some of today's business challenges by allowing them to restructure their supply chains, align business processes, define and establish company-supplier relationships, and integrate information systems to share information with suppliers.

gps updates  as global positioning system (GPS) tracking Corrective action and improvement tracking Communication repository such as e-mail Supplier Relationship Management Cases An auto parts manufacturing company automated its entire purchasing cycle using an SRM system. Purchasing was expedited, and cancellations and delays were almost eliminated. Time saved is now used to focus on strategic management. Generating 5,000 POs each year, the company saved an average of $50.00 (USD) per PO. It has improved its on-time Read More

Hacking Your PBX: 15 Ways to Make the Most of a Modern Phone System


The days of telephone switchboard operators are long gone. In today's electronic age, through private branch exchange (PBX) technology, operators have been replaced with Internet protocols that automate the switchboard process. But how can you make the most of your modern phone system when you're not really sure how it works? Discover some tips and tricks that can help you understand—and optimize—your business phone setup.

gps updates  far as to incorporate GPS and RFID (radiofrequency identification) technology into their locating software. In such instances, your PBX system would know not to try your office phone when you're away from the desk or would know to cut straight to voice mail when you're at home. These cutting-edge features will not be available in all IP PBX systems, but if you are planning a purchase or an upgrade, now is a good time to make sure of what features you want. Email Integration Modern PBX systems have the Read More

OneSCM® supply chain collaboration solution


OneSCM® from TAKE Supply Chain helps midmarket companies create better supply chains through automation, collaboration, and execution. Internal business systems and external trading partners are easily integrated into a single management console that features powerful procurement collaboration, AP automation, and shipping/logistics collaboration tools.   Flexible data integration consolidates information from back office systems with supplier interactions—more processes and data combined into a "single source of the truth." OneSCM® can integrate with nearly every enterprise resource planning (ERP) or back-office system, including JDEdwards, Oracle, Sage, Epicor, SAP, and Microsoft Dynamics, allowing for management of all supply chain-related data via a single login. Workflow automation is included and can be modified quickly and inexpensively as requirements change. Routine tasks are easy to automate so users can “manage by exception” (MBE).  OneSCM® also enables mobile visibility and control so buyers and trading partners can leverage smart mobile devices—not just for communication updates, but also to execute real-time transactions that keep purchase orders and fulfillment moving regardless of location—creating a more continuous workflow across the supply chain.

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Mercator Continues to Suffer Turmoil - Can They Stay on the Map?


What’s new at EAI vendor Mercator Software? TEC updates a report from August 2000. Mercator Software has found themselves on a long and rocky road, where the bumps have included loss or reassignment of most of their executive management team, a precipitous drop in market capitalization, and an uncertain future. On the upside, Mercator has announced a 50% increase in revenue for October and November 2000 compared to the same period in 1999, and also announced a major sale to Amazon.com.

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Five Ways to Reduce Fuel Consumption Using GPS Technology


Reduced margins and heavy competition in delivery, distribution, and transportation service industries are creating a high level of urgency for every business to implement an effective fleet management system that can manage costs and provide a measurable return on investment (ROI). GPS fleet tracking technology can be one of the most cost effective means to manage fuel consumption. Find out more.

gps updates  Reduce Fuel Consumption Using GPS Technology Reduced margins and heavy competition in delivery, distribution, and transportation service industries are creating a high level of urgency for every business to implement an effective fleet management system that can manage costs and provide a measurable return on investment (ROI). GPS fleet tracking technology can be one of the most cost effective means to manage fuel consumption. Find out more. Read More

It Is 5:00 PM-Do You Know Where Your Assets Are?


What if you could track the location of mobile assets and provide the information to your accountants, without global positioning system (GPS) devices, radio frequency identification (RFID), or satellites? How about by capturing asset ID numbers and locations with camera cell phones? Find out how this system works and how it can be implemented in public companies—for more compliant tracking of mobile assets.

gps updates  without global positioning system (GPS) devices, radio frequency identification (RFID), or satellites? How about by capturing asset ID numbers and locations with camera cell phones? Find out how this system works and how it can be implemented in public companies—for more compliant tracking of mobile assets. Read More

In-house vs. Managed Services: 4 Key Questions You Need to Ask


Installing software and patch updates can be frustrating and time-consuming for IT staff and users alike. But it's critical to update your computers regularly to keep security filters current. This need increases exponentially if your users are mobile and geographically dispersed. Should this continue to be the responsibility of your IT staff? Or should you outsource this function to a managed service provider (MSP)?

gps updates  house vs. Managed Services: 4 Key Questions You Need to Ask In-house vs. Managed Services: 4 Key Questions You Need to Ask If you receive errors when attempting to view this white paper, please install the latest version of Adobe Reader. Since 1986 CommNet International has provided Technology Solutions to businesses throughout the Tri-State Area. CommNet’s expertise to help your business is focused in 4 areas: Project Services, Managed Services, Computer products at competitive prices, Management Read More

Vendor Rating Updates: Learning, Distribution ERP, Financials, CRM


A friendly colleague reminded me today that it's been a while since I've posted news about our ongoing product rating updates. So here goes, continue reading if you're evaluating software for any of the following types of systems. CRM ERP (manufacturing for discrete or process industries, ETO, distribution, and services industries) Financial systems PLM We published updated

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Infor Strikes Again (at Long Last): Getting “Soft” While Flexing Its Muscles? - Part 2


Part 1 of this blog series analyzed Infor’s latest acquisition of SoftBrands Inc., a company with a somewhat complicated history and lineage, and formerly called Fourth Shift and AremisSoft. The post concluded that, from a higher level overview, Infor has a good synergistic opportunity with the SoftBrands Hospitality solutions but some serious tweaking to do with the SoftBrands Manufacturing

gps updates  Strikes Again (at Long Last): Getting “Soft” While Flexing Its Muscles? - Part 2 Part 1 of this blog series  analyzed Infor ’s latest acquisition of SoftBrands Inc ., a company with a somewhat complicated history and lineage, and formerly called Fourth Shift and AremisSoft . The post concluded that, from a higher level overview, Infor has a good synergistic opportunity with the SoftBrands Hospitality  solutions but some serious tweaking to do with the SoftBrands Manufacturing solutions. Read More

Exact MAX ERP


Exact MAX helps you unlock the power of MRP with top-notch manufacturing software for food processors, medical device manufacturers and electronics manufacturers.With powerful and flexible batch processing, part management, and production planning features, MAX is particularly well-adept at fulfilling the needs of contract service providers, but can also be successfully deployed in full-service manufacturing facilities. A user-friendly MRP manufacturing software solution that helps you manage business processes from order-entry to production planning and on through to fulfillment, MAX is designed to fit the way you do business.MAX MRP manufacturing software also maintains an open architecture that allows you to integrate with smart machines on the shop floor, which streamlines your man-machine interface and results in fewer human errors and real-time inventory updates that you can share with your customers and suppliers.

gps updates  MAX ERP Exact MAX helps you unlock the power of MRP with top-notch manufacturing software for food processors, medical device manufacturers and electronics manufacturers.With powerful and flexible batch processing, part management, and production planning features, MAX is particularly well-adept at fulfilling the needs of contract service providers, but can also be successfully deployed in full-service manufacturing facilities. A user-friendly MRP manufacturing software solution that helps you manage Read More

How to Use a Network Appliance SAN for Server and Storage Consolidation


If you’re dealing with increasing demands on your server storage by adding servers one at a time, the number of servers is growing hand in hand with management complexity, while stretching your IT budget. Make sure your data assets are covered—find out how server and storage consolidation storage systems can simplify storage management, increase flexibility, and advance data protection and disaster recovery.

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Case Study: Hartman Rauta Oy


Hartman Rauta Oy (Hartman) had been using IBM Lotus Notes V7 software as its legacy e-mail and messaging platform. Although satisfied with the existing system, the company wanted to take advantage of updates and improvements available in the latest version. Hartman also wanted to implement a virtual group working environment to support improved communication and collaboration. Learn how Hartmann managed the update.

gps updates  Study: Hartman Rauta Oy Hartman Rauta Oy (Hartman) had been using IBM Lotus Notes V7 software as its legacy e-mail and messaging platform. Although satisfied with the existing system, the company wanted to take advantage of updates and improvements available in the latest version. Hartman also wanted to implement a virtual group working environment to support improved communication and collaboration. Learn how Hartmann managed the update. Read More